From #NewPublications

Badass chicks

Sarah Klein and Andrea Askowitz were pimping Badass last night, telling people about our debut at the Miami Book Fair International. At The Swamp, Wed. November 19, 7 p.m. Corner of NE 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue. The show they were on is called Only in Miami Show. I’m proud to have a story included in this…

15 Views of Miami

Edited by Jaquira Diaz and published by Burrow Press, 15 Views of Miami is a literary portrait of the Magic City told in fifteen loosely linked stories by fifteen Miami authors. Sprawling from Hialeah to Homestead, from Wynwood to Stiltsville, these stories cover a range of cultures, languages and lives, reflecting the diversity and drama…

What a Badass!

In honor of its eight-year-anniversary, Lip Service is launching Badass, Lip Service: True Stories, the Double Album (Lominy Books, 2014) edited by Andrea Askowitz.  This anthology is a collection of some of the best of Lip Service’s first eight years. Lip Service is a John S. and James L. Knight Foundation award-winning organization and a Miami institution. “We are a night…

Saving April

April shows me her cuts. Small razor cuts spread on her arm. She’s managed to shape some of them like stick houses—triangles atop squares. Others are words—fuck them. Several of the wounds are still fresh. I want to run the tip of my finger on them, ease the pain, but several years of training stop…

Only in Miami

The Center for Literature and Theater @ Miami Dade College has published my Miami Story. It’s a poem entitled “Only in Miami.” These Miami Stories are being collected by The Center for Literature and Theatre as part of The Big Read 2014. To learn more, and to submit your own story, visit the Big Read site.

Issue 7 of Saw Palm

I’ve been published in the 7th issue of Saw Palm!   Saw Palm seeks to capture the unique experience of Florida life, landscape, and trope through the work of artists and writers in-state and out. Established as a web journal in 2006 by John Henry Fleming and the students of the MFA Creative Writing Program…

Beautiful Views: M.J. Fievre

Read my Beautiful View on The Nervous Breakdown. I wrote an essay in TNB Books’ new collection, The Beautiful Anthology, “about [my] beautiful mother and [my] father’s unpredictable and violent mood swings.”

The Beautiful Anthology

M.J. is in the Beautiful Anthology, coming out Spring 2012. “Subverting timeworn clichés about beauty, this book delivers a fresh exploration of everything from body art and big noses to musical ‘perfection’ and misguided parenting. It’s a stunning, unforgettable collection.” Diana Spechler, author of Who By Fire and Skinny THE BEAUTIFUL ANTHOLOGY A Collection of…

The Caribbean Writer, Vol. 25

M.J. contributed to Volume 25 of The Caribbean Writer and translated a few pieces. The Caribbean Writer (TCW) – The Literary Gem of the Caribbean – is an international, refereed, literary journal with a Caribbean focus, founded in 1986 and published annually by the University of the Virgin Islands.    

The Southeast Review, Vol. 29.1

M.J. contributed to Vol. 29.1 of The Southeast Review. The Southeast Review Online is the home of The SER 30-Day Writing Regimens and one of the richest resources on the web for all things literary. The Southeast Review is published by Florida State University’s Creative Writing Program.

365 Days of Flash Fiction

M.J. contributed to 365 Days of Flash Fiction. Daily Flash 2011 is an anthology of flash fiction stories; each story is assigned a calendar day, offering readers the opportunity to enjoy one story per day—even with a hectic schedule.  

The Mom Egg: Lessons

M.J. contributed to The Mom Egg. The Mom Egg is an annual print literary journal of poetry, fiction, creative prose and art by mothers about everything, and by everyone about mothers and motherhood.  The Mom Egg’s mission is to expand the conversation to include varied perspectives by and of mothers, and to increase opportunities for mothers,…

MJ contributes to Vis-a-Vis Magazine

Vis A Vis is a full-screen online magazine that delivers sexy, modern, stylish and innovative global trends within fashion, beauty, music, food, art, and entertainment. This sophisticated new technology is easy to access, and absolutely free. Bonjour Miami! Culture Cafe: Hot Flicks Sounds of Culture Hot Reads Global Calendar